Does this map blow your mind? Now you see the world differently…
Us Africans are so used to the vastness of the USA, India and China, and a big island called the UK, because we were shown such on maps at school. But those maps grant a radically wrong perception.
I discussed this with you at www.knysnakeep.org/map-world-wrong-peters-map.
Now a graphic (the image above) has been presented that will make you see the world and cartography in a better and very interesting way. It’s well worth you reading www.economist.com/blogs/dailychart/2010/11/cartography.